Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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sewing needle
  • Northwest Coast or Native Arctic peoples
  • sewing needle, late 1800s–1926
  • Where object was made: United States or Canada
  • bone, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 13.2 x 0.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 5 3/16 x 3/16 in
  • Gift of George W. Reed
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0586
Label Text

This length of bone is pointed at one end with an eye at the opposite end.